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Spread of Academic Success in a High School Social Network

  • Deanna Blansky,

    Affiliation: Maine-Endwell High School, Endwell, New York, United States of America

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  • Christina Kavanaugh,

    Affiliation: Maine-Endwell High School, Endwell, New York, United States of America

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  • Cara Boothroyd,

    Affiliation: Maine-Endwell High School, Endwell, New York, United States of America

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  • Brianna Benson,

    Affiliation: Maine-Endwell High School, Endwell, New York, United States of America

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  • Julie Gallagher,

    Affiliation: Maine-Endwell High School, Endwell, New York, United States of America

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  • John Endress,

    Affiliation: Maine-Endwell High School, Endwell, New York, United States of America

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  • Hiroki Sayama mail

    sayama@binghamton.edu

    Affiliation: Binghamton University, State University of New York, Binghamton, New York, United States of America

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  • Published: February 13, 2013
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0055944

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Media Coverage of This Article

Posted by PLoS_ONE_Group on 19 Feb 2013 at 17:30 GMT

The following article represents some of the media coverage that has occurred for this paper:

Publication: HealthDay
Title: “Teens' Friends Can Influence Their School Performance”
http://consumer.healthday...

Publication: Booster Shots LA Times
Title: “GPA can be contagious among high school students, study finds”
http://www.latimes.com/he...

Publication: Scientific American
Title: “Hanging with Smarties Ups GPA: Scientific American Podcast”
http://www.scientificamer...

Publication: Livescience
Title: “Good Grades are Contagious | Social Contagion |”
http://www.livescience.co...

Publication: The Standard
Title: “Smart friends are good for the brain”
http://www.thestandard.co...

Publication: Discover e Binghampton University
Title: “Study: School success may be contagious”
http://discovere.binghamt...

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RE: RE: Media Coverage of This Article

PLoS_ONE_Group replied to sayama on 02 Mar 2013 at 00:44 GMT

The following article represents some of the media coverage that has occurred for this paper:

Publication: Daily Telegraph
Title: “Friends do make children smarter | thetelegraph.com.au”
http://www.dailytelegraph...

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RE: RE: RE: Media Coverage of This Article

PLoS_ONE_Group replied to PLoS_ONE_Group on 15 Mar 2013 at 18:30 GMT

The following article represents some of the media coverage that has occurred for this paper:

Publication: BU Pipe Dream
Title: “BU researcher connects GPA to social circle”
http://www.bupipedream.co...

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RE: Media Coverage of This Article

sayama replied to sayama on 26 Mar 2013 at 00:08 GMT

Competing interests declared: Author of the article

RE: Media Coverage of This Article

sayama replied to sayama on 25 Apr 2013 at 14:04 GMT

Competing interests declared: Author of the paper